Tag: security

EditorAugust 7, 2017

Anambra killing: Where went the watchman?

by Alexander O. Onukwue How did the shooters in the Ozubulu Massacre gain unchecked access into the building? While still ...

ItunuoluwaAugust 2, 2017

Sessions to begin investigations into White House leaks this week

Attorney General Jeff sessions is set to focus on White House leaks Friday, following the appointment of the new Chief ...

EditorJuly 29, 2017

Igbonla Kidnap: How safe are Lagos public schools?

by Tosin Adesina The Lagos State government under the leadership of Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has set an unrivalled record in ...

ItunuoluwaJuly 25, 2017

U.S to conduct next missile test from Alaska

Following the heightening ballistic missile threats from North Korea, the United States will conduct a missile test from an island ...

Op-ed EditorJuly 16, 2017

The Thread: Here’s what Buratai is up to

Yesterday, we brought to your notice discussions from Twitter NG, flagging perceived suspicious actions of the Chief of Army Staff ...

ItunuoluwaJuly 13, 2017

President Trump gets $1.6bn requested to begin construction of Mexico border wall

Amid the negative press, President Donald Trump has been receiving since he returned from his G-20 summit trip and the ...

ItunuoluwaJune 28, 2017

Trump administration to start building border wall prototypes in summer

According to reports, the agency overseeing U.S. border security plans will start building prototypes for President Trump’s proposed wall with ...

AzeezJune 22, 2017

Hate speeches: Don’t play politics with security, Osinbajo tells governors

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Wednesday urged state governors not to play politics with security, as the agitation for Biafra ...

Op-ed EditorJune 12, 2017

Opinion: In Nigeria, you are on your own

“But the government refused to care for matters like this because it won’t fatten their obese pockets. Because it’s not ...

ItunuoluwaJune 5, 2017

[The Alausa Blog]: Governor Ambode upgrades security fuel station in Alausa

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode has renovated the security fuel station in Alausa, Ikeja into a state of the art station aimed ...

Op-ed EditorMay 20, 2017

Peregrino Brimah: Jonathan actually defeated Boko Haram while Buhari mopped up

by Peregrino Brimah For posterity, it is important that we are honest in recording accounts of the day. When we ...

ItunuoluwaMay 17, 2017

UK will continue to work with Pres. Trump despite intelligence leak -Prime Minister

by Itunuoluwa Adebo Prime Minister Theresa May refused to comment Wednesday whether she had full confidence in US President Donald ...

Oludolapo AdelanaApril 15, 2017

We’ve worked hard to meet the expectations of Nigerians | Buhari says in Easter message

by Dolapo Adelana President Muhammadu Buhari has said his administration has done its best to meet the expectations of Nigerians. ...

ItunuoluwaMarch 31, 2017

“Gen. Flynn certainly has a story to tell” | Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn wants immunity in exchange for a testimony

By Itunuoluwa Adebo The Us House Intelligence committee investigating the Russian meddling with the US elections has been discussing inviting ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 27, 2017

Buhari orders Navy to protect Nigeria’s waterways

by Dolapo Adelana The Chief of Naval Staff, Vice Admiral Ibok-Ete Ekwe Ibas, on Monday briefed President Muhammadu Buhari on ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 24, 2017

Fulani herdsmen not behind Zaki Biam massacre – IGP

by Dolapo Adelana The Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has said Fulani herdsmen did not carry out the massacre ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 22, 2017

DSS arrest Boko Haram commanders, kidnappers

by Dolapo Adelana The Department of State Service (DSS) has arrested high profile terrorists, kidnappers and hoodlums. In a statement ...

AzeezMarch 10, 2017

IGP deploys 350 personnel to Abuja-Kaduna road

by Azeez Adeniyi The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris on Friday announced the deployment of 350 armed personnel to provide ...

EditorMarch 2, 2017

YNaija Says: The DSS is in need of urgent reform

The Department of State Security has been in the news a lot recently, and unfortunately, for the wrong reasons. First, ...

Oludolapo AdelanaMarch 1, 2017

Just In: Osinbajo receives briefing from security chiefs

by Dolapo Adelana The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, is currently in a meeting with service chiefs and heads of other ...

Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 9, 2017

How to end Southern Kaduna crisis – Emir Sanusi

Emir of Kano, HRH Sanusi Lamido Sanusi on Wednesday said bringing an end to the crisis in Southern Kaduna will ...

AzeezFebruary 3, 2017

Investigate my family too for terrorism, Shettima tells security agencies

Borno State governor, Kashim Shettima has called on security agencies to investigate his family too in the efforts to identify ...

ToluJanuary 28, 2017

Facebook is introducing Privacy Basics to protect information

Facebook has introduced an all new Privacy Basics to make it easier for its users to find tools for controlling ...

AzeezJanuary 22, 2017

Abuja airport closure: IGP orders police escorts for travellers

The Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris has ordered the deployment of 300 police personnel to the Abuja-Kaduna highway. The policemen ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 19, 2017

Pres. Buhari meets with Service Chiefs before proceeding on annual leave

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday met with Service Chiefs ahead of his trip to the United Kingdom for his annual ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 12, 2017

Just In: Pres. Buhari in closed-door meeting with security chiefs

President Muhammadu Buhari is currently holding a closed-door meeting with security chiefs. The reason for the meeting remains unknown as ...

Oludolapo AdelanaJanuary 3, 2017

The Thread: Even foreign diplomats are experiencing Operation Python Dance

On my trip through the East this holiday, the number of checkpoints from the Onitsha bridge was simply alarming. More ...

Isime EseneDecember 26, 2016

SPECIAL EDITORIAL: It appears Pres. Buhari doesn’t understand that things have fallen apart

Most people who voted in Buhari in 2015, if asked about the situation of things at present, would say it ...

Isime EseneDecember 26, 2016

Analysis: Under Buhari, Nigeria has gone full circle – back to where we started

by Wale Atanda Less than 48 hours after President Buhari announced that Boko Haram had been defeated and driven out ...

Op-ed EditorDecember 19, 2016

Opinion: Who is corrupt – Magu, Daura, all of the above?

Peregrino Brimah It can’t be none of the above. It’s either Lawal Daura is right and EFCC boss Ibrahim Magu ...

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